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J. C. Penney Overview

Plano, TX
10000+ employees
1902
Company - Public (JCP)
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Stores
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Macy's, Kohl's, Dillard's

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP), one of the nation's largest apparel and home furnishings retailers, is on a mission to ensure every shopping experience is worth the customer's time, money and effort. Whether shopping jcp.com or visiting ... Read more

Mission: J.C. Penney Company is on a mission to ensure every shopping experience is worth the customer's time, money and effort.

J. C. Penney Reviews

  • "7 Years and still there"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Hoover, AL
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Hoover, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J. C. Penney full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible within reason
    Continue to improve benefits
    Finally got a good leader.

    Cons

    Holiday season. But that’s any retail job.

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J. C. Penney Photos

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J. C. Penney Interviews

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    Commission Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at J. C. Penney (Saint Louis, MO) in October 2010.

    Interview

    call store, set up an appointment...I was hired on the spot as I was coming from another JCP store in a different state.

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J. C. Penney Awards & Accolades

  • America’s Best Employers, Forbes, 2015
  • Green Good Housekeeping Seal(For Textiles), Good Housekeeping, 2015
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